Garrett Payer
Technical Specialist

Garrett Payer is a Senior Systems Architect and cybersecurity researcher currently working with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL). There he leverages advanced machine learning techniques for defensive capabilities in emerging intrusion detection technologies and other domains of cybersecurity. Previously, Mr. Payer has performed various security research roles as well as security engineering and system administration for the Army Research Laboratory (ARL) and other organizations. 

Mr. Payer holds a M.S. degree in Cybersecurity, as well as a B.S. in Information Assurance from the University of Maryland, University College. Additionally, Mr. Payer is CISSP certified and holds a number of technical certifications.